Multiple fire crews are attending a scrub and grass fire in Matapihi.
Fire and Emergency New Zealand northern fire communications shift manager Megan Ruru says they were notified of the fire at 3.11pm.
“There is a scrub and grass fire on Matapihi Road.
“Two fire trucks are there, and a tanker is on the way,” says Megan.
She was unable to provide further detail about the size of the fire.